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Author:Michael Beer
Description: An essay in PDF format providing a short overview of the relationship between mathematics and music. Topics include: Tone and tuning: the Pythagorean perception of music; Mathematical music: Fibonacci numbers and the golden section in musical compositions; and Musical mathematics: Reflections on an artistic aspect of mathematics. Includes links to other music-and-math sites.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Link Listings, Articles
Math Topics: Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Art, Music, Acoustics

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